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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Quotes of the day... 5/27/15

Example is not the main thing 
in influencing others. It is the only thing.
     ~ Albert Schweitzer 

We must never be afraid to be a sign 
of contradiction for the world.
    ~ Mother Theresa 

Mom and dad say I should make my life 
an example of the principles I believe in. 
But every time I do, they tell me to stop it.
     ~ Bill Watterson 

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Quotes of the day... 5/26/15

When a man starts out to build a world,
He starts first with himself.
     ~ Langston Hughes

I play it cool
I dig all jive
That's the reason
I stay alive
My motto
As I live and learn
Is dig and be dug in return 
    ~ Langston Hughes

I don’t know a perfect person. I only know 
flawed people who are still worth loving.
     ~ John Green 

Monday, May 25, 2015

Pawtuckaway Beach and Playground - Memorial Day Outing

♪ But tomorrow may rain, so I'll follow the sun ♪ 
~ The Beatles

Got legs?

What's in there?

Whatchya lookin' at?

They're looking at this guy!

Jill and Justin's garden 2015!

A garden requires patient labor and attention. 
Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions 
or to fulfill good intentions. 
They thrive because someone expended effort on them. 
~ Liberty Hyde Bailey

Quotes of the day... 5/25/15

Real generosity towards the future 
lies in giving all to the present.
     ~ Albert Camus 

Forever is composed of nows.
     ~ Emily Dickinson 

Do anything, but let it produce joy.
     ~ Walt Whitman 

Friday, May 22, 2015

Kermit and Ed Sheeran's Rainbow Connection

   ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥   

Rainbows have nothing to hide

Quotes of the day... 5/22/15

Every day is a chance to start over. 
Any day can be bad, surely, 
but any day can be good, can be great, 
and that promise, that potential, 
is a beautiful thing indeed.
     ~ R. .A. Salvatore 

Put those fears aside, I say, 
and live free of them, for if we just step back 
and watch the truth of the world, 
we will find that there is indeed magic 
all about us, unexplainable by numbers and formulas. 
     ~ R. A. Salvatore

One never knows when one might walk into a tale.
     ~ R. A. Salvatore 

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Quotes of the day... 5/21/15

If one dream should fall and break
into a thousand pieces, never be afraid 
to pick one of those pieces up and begin again. 
     ~ Flavia Weedn, via Zen Moments

The privilege of life; unlimited opportunities
whenever we choose to rise to the occasion.

Anyone bored these days is not paying attention. 
     ~ Bill Copeland, via Zen Moments

The possible's slow fuse is lit by the imagination. 
     ~ Emily Dickinson, via Zen Moments

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Quotes of the day... 5/20/15

How we treat other people is a direct
reflection of how we feel about ourselves.
     ~Paul Coelho

Self-respect is the root of discipline:
A sense of dignity grows
with the ability to say no to oneself.
     ~ Abraham Joshua Heschel

Learn to deal with the fact that you are not
a perfect person but you are a person
that deserves respect and honesty.
     ~ Pandora Poikilos